INSIDE HALE END | 'It's in the club's blood' | Six-part documentary | Episode 1

Inside Hale End will offer unprecedented insight into the quest to develop future first-team stars

For the first time, cameras were allowed on-site to follow academy manager Per Mertesacker, under-15s coach Adam Pilling and the under-16s' Adam Birchall as they help the next generation plot a course from Hale End to London Colney, thanks to their first professional contract.